Lifestyle Benefits of Living in a Residential Park Home
Choosing to move into a residential park home isn’t just a choice of home, it’s a choice of lifestyle. I’m sure you’ve heard all about park homes by now, but just in case you haven’t a residential park home is a single-storey home that is manufactured off-site and then transferred in one or two pieces to be assembled on a residential park.
Whether you’re just looking to downsize or try a new way of living there are many lifestyle benefits of living in a residential park home.
Spend more time doing what you love
Maintaining a house and garden can be time-consuming and stressful, especially if you lead a busy life. Well, with a park home all those stresses are reduced. Due to the way park homes are constructed, they are fairly low maintenance, they are built to last with minimal upkeep required. This means you can spend more time enjoying life and less time being burdened with cleaning and maintaining your garden.
Make new friends
One of the main benefits of living on a residential park is that due to their sizes they have a greater sense of community than traditional living does. Many people who choose to live in a park home are looking to be part of a community. If you are looking to live amongst like-minded individuals, then it might be time to consider living in a park home. Park homes are a popular choice for retirees who are looking to fight the loneliness of retirement and meet new people, there are dedicated retirement residential parks perfect for those looking to meet people of similar ages and interests.
Design a home you love
With most residential park homes being either new or fairly new most are modern and up to date already, but you may want to add your own personal touch and just like traditional housing, you can decorate your park home however and whenever you please.
Top tip: Adding a fresh coat of painting or adding furnishing won’t affect any warranty but before you start changing the structure of your home make sure to check that it won’t invalidate your warranty.
Feel more secure
It is important to feel safe and secure in your home and neighbourhood, many residential parks are gated meaning that you will have an extra level of security, which can help you feel more relaxed while at home. With a greater sense of community, suspicious activity is very rare and if there is any it is reported. Residential park owners feel safer and more secure knowing park managers and neighbours are keeping an eye out.
Live somewhere new
When deciding to move into a residential park home it can be the perfect time to move to your dream location. There are residential parks all over the United Kingdom, so you’ll have plenty of options. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful location by the lakes or a livelier park on the edge of town, we’re sure you’ll find the best location for you.